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Eddie Edmonds

Watford FC, Fulham FC



Full name George William Neville Edmonds
Born  4 April 1893 in Finsbury, London [registered in Holborn, June 1893]
Died  10 December 1989 in Ryde, Isle of Wight, aged 96 years
Height/Weight not known

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Watford. He played junior football for local clubs St Stephens FC, Andre & Sleigh FC, as well as Watford Wednesday FC. He joined St Albans City FC in 1912 as an amateur. He joined Watford FC the following season. He guested for Watford FC and Crystal Palace FC during the war. His success brought about 45 goals in 85 Southern League appearances, and earned a £1500 transfer to Football League side Wolverhampton Wanderers FC in May 1920. Moved to Fulham FC in the 1923 summer and in 1926, rejoined Watford FC for £250, now a Football League club, scoring twelve goals in 22 league outings. He joined Northfleet United FC in 1927, where he retired from playing.
Club honours Southern League winners 1914-15, runners-up 1919-20; FA Cup Final runners-up 1920-21;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None


Trefor Jones' Watford FC Complete Record [1996]

England Career

Player number Uncapped
Position(s) Centre-forward
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Coached Bushey United FC, near Watford from 1930.


Eddie Edmonds - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
2 0 0 0 0 0 min 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.


Eddie Edmonds - Match History
 Club: Watford F.C. - 0 full appearances

F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 26
- 120 25 October 1919 - Ireland 1 England 1, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AD reserve
 Club: Fulham F.C. - 0 full appearances  
Age 31
- 141 17 May 1924 - France 1 England 3, Stade Pershing, Paris Fr AW reserve